The Gaugers - The Fighting Scot

Available on CD - Catalogue Number - SLPYCD002 - 11.99

The north east of Scotland enjoys a high reputation in the world of folk music and Aberdeen group 'The Gaugers' have been prominent in sustaining this tradition. 'The Fighting Scot' was recorded in 1990 and is presented by the group : Tom Spiers (vocal, fiddle and viola), Arthur Watson (vocal and whistle) and the late Peter Hall (vocal, concertina and melodeon). 

Having previously only been available on cassette, Sleepytown has now re-released the album on CD as a part of The Gaugers collection of four albums.  

16 Tracks - Total Running Time of 55 min 17 sec.
1. The Banks of Sicily

vocal Peter, melodeon, fiddle, whistle, chorus Tom
2. Johnnie Gallacher vocal Tom, whistle
3. The Battle of Harlaw

vocal Arthur, concertina, fiddle, chorus Tom and Peter
4. Pretty Polly vocal Peter, whistle, fiddle, chorus Tom
5. List Bonnie Laddie vocal Tom, whistle, concertina, chorus Peter
6. The Trumpet Sounds vocal Arthur, fiddle



Charles Edward Stuart's Welcome / Killiecrankie

fiddle, whistle, concertina


8. Martinmas Time vocal Arthur, fiddle, concertina
9. Haughs o' Cromdale vocal Tom, whistle, concertina, fiddle
10. Will Ye Go To Flanders

vocal Arthur, fiddle, concertina, whistle
11. Scots Wha Hae whistle, concertina, fiddle
12. The Forfar Sodger vocal Arthur, fiddle, concertina, chorus Tom and Peter
13. Pills of White Mercury vocal Peter, concertina, chorus Tom and Arthur


Ower the Water

Three Good Fellows


fiddle, whistle, concertina, vocal Arthur


15. The Baron o' Brackley vocal Peter, fiddle
16. The Deadly Wars vocal Tom, concertina, whistle, fiddle, viola